Sterling WWII General Staff Corps Collar Insignia by Meyer

Sterling WWII General Staff Corps Collar Insignia by Meyer

Code: uai20035


Product Description


OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

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ARTIFACT: This is a World War II United States Army General Staff Corps collar insignia in sterling silver. Created in 1903, the General Staff Corps served to streamline communications between the many Army staff departments. The insignia is by N.S. Meyer, and is a general's silver star bearing an enameled Great Seal.

VINTAGE: Circa World War II.

SIZE: Approximately 7/8" in height and 15/16" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Sterling silver, gilt sterling, enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Two posts with clutch-back catches.

MARKINGS: STERLING Meyer maker's mark.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAX98 LDEX4/12

CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The insignia shows some areas of light to medium wear and tarnish, mostly at the star's tips; all enamel is intact.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.